[NTG-context] Ligatures and copy-paste

Thomas A. Schmitz thomas.schmitz at uni-bonn.de
Mon Nov 9 17:00:12 CET 2015


On 09.11.2015 16:25, Tommaso Petrucciani wrote:
> is there some command to issue in order to have ligatures copy-paste correctly in PDFs?
> I thought Mk IV did this automatically, but it’s not working on my system.
> Ligatures paste as spaces and searching the PDF doesn’t find the words.
>
> I use ConTeXt beta 2015-10-09, Apple Preview and Skim as readers.
>
> My code now is just:
> \starttext
> effective and efficient
> \stoptext
>
> Thanks in advance,
> Tommaso Petrucciani

Your example works on linux with evince 3.16, so I assume it's more a 
problem of your pdf viewer than of context.

Thomas


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